Writer/Producer Koji Steven Sakai is the founder of Little Nalu Pictures LLC and the CEO of Chopso (www.Chopso.com), the first Asian English streaming video service. He has written five feature films that have been produced, including the indie hit, The People I’ve Slept With. He also produced three feature films; a one-hour comedy special on Starz, Comedy InvAsian, a television series featuring the nation’s top Asian American comedians; and Brash Girls Club, a limited comedy series, which premiered on Tubi TV in the summer of 2019. Most recently, he wrote and produced a feature film, Last Girl, which is currently in post-production.
Koji’s debut novel, Romeo & Juliet Vs. Zombies, was published in paperback in 2015 and in audiobook in 2016; his graphic novel, 442, was released online in 2017 and in print in 2019; his newest novel, Zombie Run, was recently released in print and ebook in May of 2019; and his newest graphic novel, Santa Vs. Zombies, was released in the winter of 2019.
In addition to his writing, he produces and co-hosts two podcasts; Slanted View, with Quentin Lee; and Best OR Worst Podcast with M. Martin Mapoma.
He is currently a screenwriting instructor at UCLA Extensions and at the New York Film Academy in Burbank.